MEF Gender Studies Collection

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MEF Gender Studies Collection

2013

The films in the Media Education Foundation (MEF) collection encourage critical thinking about the social, political, and cultural impact of American mass media. With a special focus on representations of gender and race, and...

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In This Series

Asking For It - The Ethics & Erotics of Sexual Consent
Asking For It - The Ethics & Erotics of Sexual Consent
Beauty Mark - Body Image & the Race for Perfection (Educational Edition)
Beauty Mark - Body Image & the Race for Perfection (Educational Edition)
Boys to Men? - The Meaning of Manhood in America
Boys to Men? - The Meaning of Manhood in America
The Bro Code - How Contemporary Culture Creates Sexist Men
The Bro Code - How Contemporary Culture Creates Sexist Men
The Codes of Gender - Identity & Performance in Popular Culture
The Codes of Gender - Identity & Performance in Popular Culture
Date Rape Backlash - Media & the Denial of Rape
Date Rape Backlash - Media & the Denial of Rape
Deadly Persuasion - The Advertising of Alcohol and Tobacco
Deadly Persuasion - The Advertising of Alcohol and Tobacco
Dreamworlds 3 - Desire, Sex & Power in Music Video
Dreamworlds 3 - Desire, Sex & Power in Music Video
The Empathy Gap - Masculinity and the Courage to Change
The Empathy Gap - Masculinity and the Courage to Change
Five Friends
Five Friends
Flirting With Danger - Power & Choice in Heterosexual Relationships
Flirting With Danger - Power & Choice in Heterosexual Relationships
Further off the Straight & Narrow - New Gay Visibility on Television, 1998-2006
Further off the Straight & Narrow - New Gay Visibility on Television, 1998-2006
Game Over - Gender, Race & Violence in Video Games
Game Over - Gender, Race & Violence in Video Games
Generation M - Misogyny in Media and Culture
Generation M - Misogyny in Media and Culture
Girls: Moving Beyond Myth
Girls: Moving Beyond Myth
The Gloucester 18 - The Realities of Teen Pregnancy
The Gloucester 18 - The Realities of Teen Pregnancy
Guyland - Where Boys Become Men
Guyland - Where Boys Become Men
Hip Hop - Beyond Beats and Rhymes
Hip Hop - Beyond Beats and Rhymes
I am a Man - Black Masculinity in America
I am a Man - Black Masculinity in America
The Illusionists - The Globalization of Beauty
The Illusionists - The Globalization of Beauty
The Line
The Line
Killing Us Softly - Advertising's Image of Women
Killing Us Softly - Advertising's Image of Women
Michael Kimmel: On Gender
Michael Kimmel: On Gender
Not Just a Game - Power, Politics & American Sports
Not Just a Game - Power, Politics & American Sports
Playing Unfair - The Media Image of the Female Athlete
Playing Unfair - The Media Image of the Female Athlete
Pornland - How the Porn Industry Has Hijacked Our Sexuality
Pornland - How the Porn Industry Has Hijacked Our Sexuality
The Price of Pleasure (Edited Version) - Pornography, Sexuality & Relationships
The Price of Pleasure (Edited Version) - Pornography, Sexuality & Relationships
The Purity Myth - The Virginity Movement’s War Against Women
The Purity Myth - The Virginity Movement’s War Against Women
Rape Myths on Trial
Rape Myths on Trial
Recovering Bodies: Overcoming Eating Disorders
Recovering Bodies: Overcoming Eating Disorders
Red Moon - Menstruation, Culture & the Politics of Gender
Red Moon - Menstruation, Culture & the Politics of Gender
Reviving Ophelia - Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls
Reviving Ophelia - Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls
Sext Up KIDS - How Children are Becoming Hypersexualized
Sext Up KIDS - How Children are Becoming Hypersexualized
Slim Hopes - Advertising & the Obsession with Thinness
Slim Hopes - Advertising & the Obsession with Thinness
Speak Up! Improving the Lives of GLBT Youth
Speak Up! Improving the Lives of GLBT Youth
Spin the Bottle - Sex, Lies & Alcohol
Spin the Bottle - Sex, Lies & Alcohol
Spitting Game
Spitting Game
Teen Sexuality in a Culture of Confusion
Teen Sexuality in a Culture of Confusion
Tough Guise - Violence, Media & the Crisis in Masculinity
Tough Guise - Violence, Media & the Crisis in Masculinity
Tough Guise 2 - Violence, Manhood & American Culture
Tough Guise 2 - Violence, Manhood & American Culture
Understanding Hookup Culture - What's Really Happening on College Campuses
Understanding Hookup Culture - What's Really Happening on College Campuses
War Zone
War Zone
What a Girl Wants
What a Girl Wants
Wrestling with Manhood - Boys, Bullying and Battering
Wrestling with Manhood - Boys, Bullying and Battering
Mickey Mouse Monopoly - Disney, Childhood & Corporate Power
Mickey Mouse Monopoly - Disney, Childhood & Corporate Power
Pride Denied - Homonationalism and the Future of Queer Politics
Pride Denied - Homonationalism and the Future of Queer Politics
Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend - Women in Sports Careers
Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend - Women in Sports Careers
Souls of Black Girls - The Image of Women of Color in the Media
Souls of Black Girls - The Image of Women of Color in the Media
Red Light, Green Light - Prostitution & Sex Trafficking
Red Light, Green Light - Prostitution & Sex Trafficking
The Bystander Moment - Transforming Rape Culture at Its Roots
The Bystander Moment - Transforming Rape Culture at Its Roots